Barnstable Town, Massachusetts Job Growth
There were 106,400 jobs in Barnstable Town, Massachusetts in November 2016 according to the CES survey of employers. The CPS survey of households showed 119,210 employed persons for the month. Barnstable Town added 400 jobs in November 2016 according to the CES survey while the broader CPS measure of employment rose by 463 (Comparing CES and CPS employment numbers.). You can also compare Barnstable Town job growth to job growth in other cities.
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Note: The CPS survey data is now seasonally adjusted at the metropolitan level by with the new BLS SSA series.
Barnstable Town, Massachusetts Employment Changes
The charts below show the monthly job growth for Barnstable Town as measured by the CES and CPS surveys. To illustrate the trend, the 3 month moving average change in employment is shown in green.
CES Employment Change: 1 Month, Rolling 3 Month
CPS Employment Change: 1 Month, Rolling 3 Month
Total Employment for Barnstable Town, Massachusetts
CES employment for Barnstable Town peaked in July 2016 at 108,200. Since then 1,800 jobs have been lost in Barnstable Town according to the employer survey. From a trough of 106,000 in October 2016, Barnstable Town has gained 400 jobs according to CES employment figures.
CPS employment reached a maximum of 129,014 for Barnstable Town in April 2004. 9,804 jobs have been lost in Barnstable Town since then according to the household survey. From a May 2011 low of 109,675, Barnstable Town has added 9,535 jobs according to the CPS survey.
Employment: CES, CPS
Barnstable Town, Massachusetts Employment History